Monica Lupei
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Credentials
MD

Assistant Professor
Biography

Bio

Dr. Monica Lupei is an assistant professor with the Department of Anesthesiology. She currently serves as the Program Director of the Anesthesiology Critical Care Fellowship and as Medical Director of the M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Medical Center West Bank ICU. Her clinical interests include critical care medicine and quality improvement projects.

Education

MD, Victor Babes University of Medicine & Pharmacy
Fellowship in Critical Care Medicine, Northwestern University
Residency in Anesthesiology, Victor Babes University of Medicine & Pharmacy

Honors and Recognition

Amaze Award for the Care of an ICU Patient, Fairview Ridges Hospital
2016
Recognized CCM Fellow for Vigilance, Diligence & Improvement, Northwestern University
2014
Member of the Partnership for Excellence in Critical Care, University of Minnesota
2006

Professional Memberships

European Society of Anesthesiologists
Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists
Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists
Society of Critical Care Medicine
American Society of Anesthesiologists
Selected Presentations

Selected Presentations

Lupei, M. "Postoperative Management of Right Heart failure in the Cardiac Surgical Patient: The Intensivist’s Perspective", Right Heart Failure Symposium, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. December 15, 2018.
Lupei, M. I. "Anesthesiology Consideration of the Surgical Camp in Uganda", Minnesota Surgical Society , Saint Paul, Minnesota, November 10, 2018.
Lupei, M. I., Lee, B., Munshi, N., Kaizer, A. M., Wahr, J. "Implementing a Standardized Sign-out Process in CVICU ", Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists 2018 Annual Meeting, SOCCA, Chicago, Illinois, United States. April 28, 2018.
Lupei, M. I. "Non-invasive Monitoring in the ICU: When and How", Trauma and Critical Care Conference, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, September 01, 2017.
Richard, K., Apostolidou, I., Trillos, L., Lupei, M. I. "Survival of a Massive Intraoperative PE treated with Intraoperative Alteplase and Subsequent VA ECMO", Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, January 01, 2017.
Lupei, M. I. "Everything I Need to Know from 2016", Society of Critical Care Medicine Annual Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, January 01, 2017.
Lupei, M. I. "Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices and Anesthesia", National Course of Guidelines and Protocols in Anesthesia, Intensive Care, and Emergency Medicine, Romanian Society of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Timisoara, Romania. September 01, 2016.
Lupei, M. I. "Perioperative Fluid Management", Anesthesiology Department Grand Rounds, University of Minnesota, March 01, 2016.
Lupei, M. I., Nolan, M., Oancea, C. S., Cullen, M., Konia, M. R. "Standardized versus Unstandardized Interviews for Anesthesiology Residency Selection", European Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany. January 01, 2015.
Morris, L. L., Lupei, M. I., Afifi, M. S. "Perception of body image after Tracheostomy", Society of Critical Care Medicine Annual Congress, San Francisco, California, January 01, 2014.
Lupei, M. I. "Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock Management", Anesthesiology Department Grand Rounds, Northwestern University Feinburg School of Medicine, Chicago, United States. September 01, 2013.
Lupei, M. I. "Anesthesia Monitoring: Routine and Complex Clinical Situation", Course of Guidelines and Protocols in Anesthesia, Intensive Care, and Emergency Medicine, Romanian Society of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Romania. October 01, 2012.
Lupei, M. I. "Pulmonary Embolectomy and ECMO", Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy Invited Lecture, Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania. September 01, 2012.
Lupei, M. I. "Perioperative Myocardial Infarction", Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy Invited Lecture, Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania. September 01, 2012.
Sikka, R. S., (Author), Lupei, M. I., Apostolidou, I. "Stomach Perforation during Respiratory Failure Resuscitation", American Society of Anesthesiologists 2011 Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiologists, Chicago, Illinois, January 01, 2011.
Lupei, M. I., Chipman, J. G., Beilman, G. J., Oancea, C., Konia, M. R. "Association between the Risk of Anesthesia and Post Operative ICU Outcomes", American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, ASA, Chicago, Illinois, United States. January 01, 2011.
Lupei, M. I., Sarpal, R., Konia, M. R. "Removal of a Knotted Pulmonary Artery Catheter: a case report", Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference 2011, Chicago, Illinois, January 01, 2011.
Lupei, M. I., Mann, H. J., Beilman, G. J., Oancea, C., Chipman, J. G. "Inadequate Antibiotic Therapy in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients is Associated with a Higher Mortality Rate", Surgical Infection Society 28th Annual Meeting, United States. January 01, 2008.
Mann, H. J., Lupei, M. I., Weinert, C. R. "Addition of a spontaneous awakening trial improves outcome in mechanically ventilated MICU patients", 28th International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine, Brusells, Belgium. January 01, 2008.
Simonson, D., (Author), Weinert, C., Lupei, M. I., Mann, H. "Sedation Agent Administration and Outcomes following a Sedation Awakening Trial in MICU Patients", American College of Clinical Pharmacology Annual Meeting, American College of Clinical Pharmacology, January 01, 2007.
Lupei, M. I., Beilman, G. J., Chipman, J. G., Mann, H. J. "Changes in Vasopressin Use and Outcomes in Surgical Intensive Care Unit Patients with Septic Shock", American College of Chest Physicians Annual Meeting, January 01, 2007.
Sandesc, D., Lupei, M. I., Vernic, C. "A Perioperative Assessment of Combined Epidural with General Anesthesia versus General Anesthesia in Radical Cystectomy", European Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, January 01, 2006.
Sandesc, D., Lupei, M. I. "Spinal Anesthesia for Ambulatory Urologic Surgery: mini-dose lidocaine vs. mini-dose bupivacaine vs. conventional dose bupivacaine ", European Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, January 01, 2004.
Sandesc, D., Lupei, M. I., Sirbu, C., Plavat, C. "The Efficiency of Prolonging the Period of Supine Position after the Epidural Blood-Patch for Post Dural Puncture Headache", European Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, January 01, 2003.
Sandesc, D., Lupei, M. I., Bedreag, O., Plavat, C. "Post-Dural Puncture Headache - Conventional Medical Treatment versus Epidural Blood Patch", European Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, January 01, 2003.